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The DTC Roof Truss Clip is an angle bracket to handle light-duty jobs or projects where a structural connection is needed. It was originally designed to align roof trusses and non-bearing walls, this versatile angle bracket is ideal for a wide variety of applications. The 38mm slot permits vertical truss chord movement when loads are applied.

Material

Carbon Steel 1.3mm thick

Finish

Z275 Galvanised

Features & Benefits
  • Enables alignment control between roof truss and non-bearing wall
  • Engineered swages for extra strength and to minimise deflections
  • The slot allows for flexible installation and adjustability
  • Z275 Galvanized for extra corrosion resistance
  • Quick and easy installation
  • The DTC is available for steel truss applications
  • Install with Simpson Strong-Tie 8d common nails
Installation
  • Use all specified fasteners
  • Install slot nails in the middle of the slot
  • To allow vertical truss movement, nails should not be driven completely flush against the connector
  • Products not intended for floor applications due to the frequency of floor joist deflections and potential for squeaks
Model No. Table

Model No.

Fasteners
(No. – Length x Dia., mm)

Base

Slot

DTC

4 – 38 x 3.32

2 – 38 x 3.32

 
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Warranty

Warranty

CAD Library
Masterspec
Alternative Products

Alternative Products

STC

The STC Roof Truss Clip is an angle bracket to handle light-duty jobs or projects where a structural connection is needed.

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